US pharmacy to end touch-ups of beauty images

CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health Corp, wants to end touch-ups of its beauty images in its marketing campaigns by the end of 2020.The plan, announced Monday, affects the marketing materials CVS produces, but it also... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Canada's PSP Investments buying Canterbury farm for $17.7m

Canada's Public Sector Pension Investment Board, or PSP Investments, got a green light to buy a medium-sized dairy farm and a neighbouring dairy support block in Canterbury for $17.7 million just ahead of tougher requirements on land... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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CEO: Mercedes may miss emission goal if electrics don't sell

DETROIT (AP) — If customers don't buy electric and more efficient cars and trucks, then Mercedes may not be able to meet government-imposed carbon dioxide emissions standards across the globe, its top executive says.Dieter Zetsche,... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Adventurous Armani, fanciful Fendi close Milan Fashion Week

MILAN (AP) — And in a flash, it was over. The Milan Fashion Week typically devoted to fall and winter menswear was abbreviated this year into a super-slim long weekend that ended Monday.Many fashion houses opted to fold their designs... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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This Week: UnitedHealth, industrial production, housing data

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:HEALTHY RUNWall Street expects the nation's largest health insurer capped 2017 with another strong quarter.Financial analysts predict UnitedHealth... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Real estate agent Shalendra Goundar suspended for three months, fined

A real estate agent who was "seriously incompetent and seriously negligent" when selling two properties has copped a three month suspension.Auckland's Shalendra Goundar was also censured by the Real Estate Agents Disciplinary Tribunal... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Trump has kept many promises during his first year in office

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump often brags that he's done more in his first year in office than any other president. That's a spectacular stretch.But while he's fallen short on many measures and has a strikingly thin legislative... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Big Read: Trump sharpens knives for US-China trade war

A potentially disastrous trade conflict between the US and China is coming to the boil this week as a series of inflammatory documents are delivered to the White House and President Donald Trump prepares to impose sanctions.Twin... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Shares slip as holiday trading holds sway

New Zealand shares fell in light volume as holiday trading continued, with Pushpay Holdings and Fonterra Shareholders Fund leading the losses.The S&P/NZX 50 Index dropped 30.98 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 8,211.37. Within the index,... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey

A passenger plane late has skidded off the runway just metres away from the sea as it landed at an airport in northern Turkey, local media images showed.The Pegasus Airlines flight had taken off smoothly from the capital Ankara... Source: NZ Herald Business News

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